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IdeasWatch: Startup inspiration from the crowd

IdeasWatch: Startup inspiration from the crowd
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Crowdsourcing Gazette UK Startup Workaway | 25 startup founders. 10 days. 1 kick-ass mountain resort. Distilled Wisdom, Emerging forms of Crowdsourcing SWOT analysis A SWOT analysis, with its four elements in a 2×2 matrix. A SWOT analysis (alternatively SWOT matrix) is a structured planning method used to evaluate the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats involved in a project or in a business venture. A SWOT analysis can be carried out for a product, place, industry or person. It involves specifying the objective of the business venture or project and identifying the internal and external factors that are favorable and unfavorable to achieve that objective. Strengths: characteristics of the business or project that give it an advantage over others.Weaknesses: characteristics that place the business or project at a disadvantage relative to others.Opportunities: elements that the project could exploit to its advantage.Threats: elements in the environment that could cause trouble for the business or project. Identification of SWOTs is important because they can inform later steps in planning to achieve the objective. Use[edit] Criticism[edit]

Story Exchange What is Story Exchange? Story Exchange gives listeners a chance to help create quality local journalism by directly supporting stories that matter to them. Story Exchange is a project of the Public Radio Exchange (prx.org), Louisville Public Media and Spot.us. How does it work? There's a great story out there that needs telling. But many times the resources aren't there to do the job. That's where Story Exchange comes in: With the help of listeners like you, your support can directly make that story become reality. You have a direct stake in creating the journalism that matters to you. In further stages of this project, we'll be soliciting story ideas from you and then connecting them to producers, reporters, and listeners who will combine efforts to make them happen. Does it work? Yes! Pitching and funding a story Story Exchange will be designed so any producer can pitch a story and then as for funding. How does the money part work? What does public radio add to all this? Questions?

The Secret Magic Mathematic Formula of Innovation! - Strategy of Innovation Because of the globalization of business, commercial competition is everyday harder and harder. To maintain a leader position, or just to survive, companies must propose rapidly and efficiently to their clients new attractive goods and/or services. For this, they have to innovate, to evolve by creating new market opportunities or by adapting themselves to changing markets. Therefore, as a responsible CEO or Manager, you know that: .... but how?! For the very first time in the history, I will reveal the "Secret Magic Mathematic Formula of Innovation" used by Apple, Google, 3M .... . Let's start: You need some "Explicit Knowledge" or simply "Knowledge" Knowledge (including all your know-what, know-why, know-who) is everywhere, you can acquire it from your parents and family, during studies at school and higher education, by reading books, articles or blogs, by observing carefully the world around you ... . You need some "Imagination" You need some Tacit Knowledge or simply "Know-how" and

s Hall of Fame There are a myriad of possibilities in the search for crowdsourcing milestones that announced its advent and its adoption as a model for online production, problem solving and for organizing for collective action: Commercial applications, advertising campaigns that succeed or backfire, funding for entrepreneurial ventures. This list of one dozen focuses on the pinnacles that demonstrate crowdsourcing’s highest potential: For public good, scientific research and technological innovation. Each of these events involves a seminal moment when crowdsourcing came into greater public awareness being driven from calls to action that resulted in ever increasing numbers of individuals working together in a manner that has raised our collective consciousness. We have selected our landmark crowdsourcing events based on criteria that make them notable because of their scale, their impact and the extent of their outreach to a wider audience both demographically and geographically.

MIT/Stanford Venture Lab Crowdsourcingpower's Blog Home Witkey - task of China's leading professional Witkey website endeavorglobal's Channel Linda Rottenberg on OneWire Play Endeavor CEO Linda Rottenberg is interviewed by OneWire's Skiddy von Stade about her entrepreneurial journey, which was also featured in Business Insider. 2013 Endeavor Gala Spotlighting the magic of Endeavor at our 2013 Endeavor Gala honoring Sir Richard Branson, which took place on Friday, November 8th in New York City. 2013 Endeavor Entrepreneur Summit Video: Roy Gilbert & Gina Bianchini Play Entrepreneurs rarely examine any one issue in isolation, and this fireside chat is no different: recruiting, investors, growth, product-market-fit, more growth, shifting products, inspiring the team successfully and more will be covered in this session. 2013 Endeavor Summit Video: John Donahoe In this talk, eBay CEO John Donahoe discusses the future of commerce, the consumer revolution, and the role of technology in a new retail world. 2013 Endeavor Entrepreneur Summit

威客-猪八戒网,中国最大的威客网站 About A new approach to innovation and entrepreneurship Opinno is a global network of innovation centers, located in the main technology hubs around the world. We work hand-in-hand with the top research centers, universities, technology companies, investors and entrepreneurs to generate new hi-tech start-ups and spinouts, build alliances and help to insource promising technologies. Opinno builds and cultivates the entrepreneurial ecosystem in all its locations through multiple initiatives that include technology conferences, entrepreneurship competitions, workshops and much more. Learn more about us on our FAQ section. Corporate Structure OISG : The Open Innovation Strategy Group is a highly skilled, multidisciplinary team of consultants that work closely with the top executives of the main technology corporations by helping them design and implement an open innovation strategy. Other members of the Opinno family Opinno Capital is the venture capital investment group at Opinno.

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